Although the young man had medical clearance to fly and has made other flights without incident, Emirates staff in Dubai made him leave the plane.
Twin sisters Amanda and Sara Eldritch, 33, with OCD were found dead in what police are calling a "suicide pact." According to Sgt. Megan Richards of the Fremont County Sheriff's Office in Canon City, Colo., "The scene did not show a struggle, or that one woman was held against her will."
Melanie Griffith Reveals Epilepsy Diagnosis, Says Divorce from Antonio Banderas Was 'a Real Healer'
Taking selfies could cause epileptic seizure responses for some people, a new study has revealed. Doctors at Dalhousie University in Canada were conducting a routine assessment of epilepsy in young people when they discovered two sudden bursts of brain activity in one teenage girl. The activity happened at the exact moments the teenager took selfies on her smartphone, and were the type of brain responses doctors would expect to see during epileptic seizures.
When Bonni Goldstein, MD, medical director of Canna-Centers, a group of medical marijuana practices in California, prescribes cannabidiol — a compound extracted from marijuana — to children with epilepsy, she always clarifies to their parents that the long-term risks of the compound are unknown. “It wasn’t available 30 years ago,” she explains. Yet, “every single parent has said to me, ‘Well, I don’t know the long-term effects of the medications my child is taking, and the seizures haven’t stopped. I’d like to give my child the best chance possible.’”